Mexico secure a berth in the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup

Mexico beat the USMNT in the Rose Bowl Stadium to claim the 2015 CONCACAF Cup and book their tickets to represent North and Central America in the 2017 Confederations Cup and battle for glory against the likes of Germany, Chile, Russia and Australia. The game that defined everything was a really intense and exciting one. The winning goal came until the 118th minute, when Paul Aguilar surprised Brad Guzan with a rocket ball that ended the U.S. hopes. Read More: U.S. and Mexico fans react to El Tri CONCACAF Cup win

Mexico CONCACAF 2015 Cup Champions T-Shirt (Red)

Mexico CONCACAF 2015 Cup Champions T-Shirt (Black)

  You can shop the official celebration T-Shirts as worn by Chicharito Hernandez, Moises Muñoz, Oribe Peralta and other El Tri players at WorldSoccerShop.com.     Nike celebrates Cristiano Ronaldo with Quinhentos and 324K Gold cleats WSSCR7500G5 Nike has just revelaed the new Mercurial Superfly CR7 324K Gold and Mercurial Superfly CR7 Quinhentos. Paying homage to Cristiano Ronaldo’s most recent scoring achievements, both are inspired by two of Ronaldo’s favorite Mercurial Vapor 3 designs. The CR7 Quinhentos celebrate him scoring more than 500 goals during his career, while the CR7 324K Gold honor him as Real Madrid’s all-time top goalscorer with 324 goals. Mexico and Honduras qualify to Rio 2016, the U.S. to play-off game

The CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying ended this week, leaving Mexico as champions to defend their champions status in the next Summer Olympics. Honduras will join them as CONCACAF representatives, while the U.S. must face Colombia in a play-off game in early 2016 to see who will travel to Rio de Janeiro in search of a olympic medal.

Mexico 2015 Home Jersey

Honduras 14/15 Home Jersey

USA 14/15 Home Jersey


Netherlands miss Euro 2016 qualification

In a shocking turn of events, Netherland’s worst nightmare became reality on Tuesday as they failed to qualify to France 2016 following their defeat to Czech Republic and Turkey’s win over Iceland. The Oranje never managed to show a solid team along the qualifiers, and that insecurity ultimately cost them a berth along Europe’s elite next year. It’s a shame we won’t see one of the big teams next summer in France.

Soccer Lifestyle and Passion Collide at the WSS Pop-up Experience
In the days prior to kickoff of the monumental CONCACAF Cup clash between the USA and Mexico, a small design shop in Los Angeles was transformed into a living personification of the American outlaw and USMNT spirit. World Soccer Shop’s Pop-Up shop took over LA’s Soho Design House in preparation for the pivotal playoff match at the Rose Bowl and turned it into a showcase for American soccer lifestyle and merchandise. Be sure to check the whole post to see all the details.

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